Is Christmas Christian?

Christmas is traditionally a time of festivity, gift-giving and family get-togethers. In the southern hemisphere it is a time for holidaying, taking a break from work and getting refreshed at the beach. It is a time when businesses close, and very few remain open on Christmas Day. Around the world there are many that make Christmas day one of their …

Is it possible to lose your salvation ? Are there any verses that support it?

The phrase ‘once saved always saved’ does not occur in the Bible, or any other wording which means the same. We believe that the Bible does, in fact, not teach that. The belief has mainly arisen from faulty translation of the Bible; in such verses as: 1 Corinthians 1:18. 18 “For the preaching of the cross is to them that …

Please inform me on what the Bible has to say about women pastors.

The Bible is quite definite on its view. If you believe that it is the Word of God, and therefore containing inspired and infallible advice, then it is against women preachers. “All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the man of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.” …

Where can I find the scripture that proves Jesus had brothers and sisters?

Mary and Joseph did have children, therefore they were Jesus’ half-brothers and-sisters. Matthew 13:56 reads: “Isn’t his mother’s name Mary, and aren’t his brothers James, Joseph, Simon and Judas? Aren’t all his sisters with us?” So we know he had 4 brothers and at least 3 sisters (if there had been only 2, the word ‘both’ would have been used …

What does the bible teach on water baptism?

Baptism became an important part of believing after Jesus Christ himself gave the instruction that it should be done. “Go into all the world and preach the good news to all creation, whoever believes and is baptized will be saved, but whoever does not believe will be condemned.” Mark 16:15,16. The word “baptism” from the Greek ‘baptizo’ means ‘to dip, …